Designed for SJCBA members who have been admitted to the bar for 15 years or less, the Young Lawyers Section provides networking and social opportunities to the Section and to the rest of the SJCBA through their monthly Mixers and various annual activities. Many of our Associate Members also join the Section. See their events on the Events Calendar on our home page for details and location(s). Download the SJCBA Membership Application.

Executive Committee:

  • Dru Hunt, Chair
  • Melissa Dougherty, Vice Chair

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The SJCBA office is closed to the public in compliance with the state and county orders. Your staff is working from home and is able to serve your needs Monday – Thursday 8:30 am – 5:00 pm. The SJCBA will not be working on Fridays until further notice.

The office phone, 209-948-0125, is being monitored. Leave messages.

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Thank you for your patience during this time. Please take care of yourself and those you love.
Robert E. Oakes, J.D., M.B.A.
Executive Director